cast up

verb

Definition of cast up

transitive verb
1 : to bring up or say by way of reproach
  • casting up to her that she had failed
2 a : to measure (set type) usually in ems pica in order to determine the cost or charge to be made
b : to lay out (tabular matter) before setting in type
3 : to add up (figures) in making an accounting
intransitive verb
chiefly Scottish : to turn up especially unexpectedly

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